Services for Prisoners & Their Families

Center for Children of Incarcerated Parents, 714 West California Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91108, (818) 397-1396. Provides a clearinghouse that distributes publications and audiovisuals to prisoners. Free

Broken Yoke Ministries, Inc., Bob Van Domelen,Broken Yoke Ministries, PO Box 5824, De Pere, WI 54115-5824,   Ministry to inmates struggling with sexual abuse or homosexuality and seek healing in Christ. Newsletter: “Into the Light”.

Coalition of Prison Evangelists (COPE), 2400 Ludelle Street #400, Ft. Worth, TX 76105 (817)535-1218 or (803) 548-2670. Provides a national referral network for visitation/emergency needs. Links families with local churches, newsletter and ministry directory.

8857 Bennett Hill Rd., Central Lake, MI 49622 (800) 967-0732. Help for inmates, ex-offenders, and the families. Provides a great publication to chaplains.

Family and Corrections Network, Jane Adams Center M/C 309, 1040 West Harrison St. #4001, Chicago, IL 60607-7134 Provides information about programs serving families of prisoners.

Fathers Behind Bars, P.O. Box 86, Niles, MI 49120 (616) 684-5715 A by prisoners for prisoners’ agency that helps set up institutional parent groups.

FC Network, 32 Oak Grove Rd., Palmyra, VA 22963 (888) 844-4401 Family and inmate support. They have a catalog selling quality goods to the prisoners in the USA. Also resources.

Osborne Association, Serving Prisoners, Former Prisoners and their Families 175 Remsen Street, Eighth Floor Brooklyn, NY 11201.

The Keys Ministry, Rodel Eberle, Box 97, Wykoff, MN 55990. Support, help for someone wanting to overcome homosexual life style.

In His Service Ministries, PO Box 2194, Kansas City, KS 66110-0194. Grief support for any who have lost a loved one.

Narcotics Anonymous, World Service Office, Inc., P.O. Box 9999, Van Nuys, CA 91409 free material.

Pen Pal Connection, PO Box 11296, Hickory, NC 28603  Provides Christian pen pals and resources to prisoners. Web site:

Reaching Beyond The Walls, Michael Burts, PO Box 6905, Rutland, VT 05702-6905. Pen Pal web site, connections, newsletter, more.

LOOPS (Love Ones of Prisoners), P.O. Box 14953 Odessa, TX 79768 We are told that this is a good organization for families.

United Brethren,1278 Glenneyre #219, Laguna Beach, CA 92651. Offer 7-part study of the new testament as well as a 12-step, Christ-centered sponsorship program, counseling.

Yokefellow Society, Inc. P.O. Box 482 Rising Sun, MD 21911 (410) 658-2661 Publishes quarterly “Yokefellow News”. Helps prisoners with local groups.

Gene Neill World Wide Prison Ministry, P.O. Box 78. Mayo, FL 32066 good to help prisoners, offers a very good book called “I’m Gonna Bury You” by Gene Neill, an ex-prisoner.

Prison Fellowship, P.O. Box 17500 Washington, DC 20041-7500.

Angel Tree. Prison Fellowship, P.O. Box 2205, Ashburn, VA 20146-2205. Provides Christmas gifts and summer camp for children of prisoners.

You can help

CPP is a faith based ministry which depends on donations to help with the costs of mailing. We need your help to keep this service available to inmates without charge. If you believe this work is worthy, please consider giving!

Thank you in advance and may God bless you!

Send stamps or checks made out to:
Christian Pen Pals
PO Box 11296
Hickory, NC 28603


Member of The International Network of Prison Ministries

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